The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 3 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 126 164 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.55% 16.32% 13.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.95% 17.30% 14.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 127 72
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +13.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
665 948 850
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 92.62% 94.33% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 545 454
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 46 21
Median hourly rate £13.00 £45.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.11% +130.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Reading region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Reading region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Reading region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 104 (42.98%) JavaScript
2 73 (30.17%) C#
3 71 (29.34%) HTML
3 71 (29.34%) CSS
4 64 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (25.62%) .NET
5 62 (25.62%) AngularJS
6 61 (25.21%) Java
7 60 (24.79%) SQL
8 50 (20.66%) SQL Server
9 46 (19.01%) Security Cleared
10 42 (17.36%) Front End Development
11 38 (15.70%) MVC
11 38 (15.70%) Git (software)
12 37 (15.29%) Python
12 37 (15.29%) SC Cleared
13 34 (14.05%) Linux
14 32 (13.22%) TDD
15 30 (12.40%) Scrum
16 29 (11.98%) Data Protection
17 28 (11.57%) Oracle
17 28 (11.57%) HTML5
18 27 (11.16%) jQuery
19 26 (10.74%) Microsoft
20 25 (10.33%) CSS3
20 25 (10.33%) DevOps
21 24 (9.92%) Bash Shell
22 22 (9.09%) Unix
23 21 (8.68%) Finance
24 20 (8.26%) CRM

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (6.61%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (3.31%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.07%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.07%) WordPress
4 4 (1.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (1.65%) ColdFusion
4 4 (1.65%) JBoss
4 4 (1.65%) Oracle Spatial
5 3 (1.24%) Apache
5 3 (1.24%) CMS
5 3 (1.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.24%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.83%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle BPEL
6 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.83%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.41%) Mule
7 1 (0.41%) nginx
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.07%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 20 (8.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (3.72%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.83%) Maximo
3 2 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.83%) Sonata
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.41%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.41%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.41%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.07%) IaaS
2 5 (2.07%) PaaS
3 4 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.41%) Bluemix
4 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.41%) GitHub
4 1 (0.41%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.26%) HTTP
2 19 (7.85%) SSH
3 15 (6.20%) ICMP
3 15 (6.20%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.65%) AMQP
5 2 (0.83%) RFID
6 1 (0.41%) DSL
6 1 (0.41%) FTP
6 1 (0.41%) Internet
6 1 (0.41%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (20.66%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.26%) Hadoop
3 13 (5.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (3.31%) Big Data
5 8 (3.31%) MySQL
5 8 (3.31%) Oracle Database
5 8 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.48%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.65%) GIS
7 4 (1.65%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.24%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.83%) HBase
9 2 (0.83%) Impala
Development Applications
1 38 (15.70%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.96%) Jenkins
2 12 (4.96%) Maven
3 11 (4.55%) Jasmine
3 11 (4.55%) JUnit
4 6 (2.48%) JIRA
4 6 (2.48%) TeamCity
5 5 (2.07%) Bitbucket
5 5 (2.07%) Eclipse
5 5 (2.07%) GoCD
5 5 (2.07%) Grunt
5 5 (2.07%) gulp
5 5 (2.07%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.65%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.65%) webpack
7 3 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.24%) Bower
8 2 (0.83%) Selenium
8 2 (0.83%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (8.68%) Finance
2 6 (2.48%) Marketing
3 4 (1.65%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.83%) Advertising
4 2 (0.83%) Games
4 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.41%) Banking
5 1 (0.41%) Electronics
5 1 (0.41%) Legal
5 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.41%) Publishing
5 1 (0.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (29.34%) CSS
1 71 (29.34%) HTML
2 62 (25.62%) .NET
2 62 (25.62%) AngularJS
3 28 (11.57%) HTML5
4 27 (11.16%) jQuery
5 25 (10.33%) CSS3
6 19 (7.85%) Spring
7 18 (7.44%) Web Services
8 15 (6.20%) JSON
9 14 (5.79%) ASP.NET
9 14 (5.79%) XML
10 13 (5.37%) Hibernate
10 13 (5.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (4.96%) Entity Framework
12 11 (4.55%) REST
13 10 (4.13%) WCF
14 9 (3.72%) Node.js
15 8 (3.31%) Backbone.js
15 8 (3.31%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.79%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (2.89%) User Experience
3 6 (2.48%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.65%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.24%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.24%) Replication
6 2 (0.83%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.83%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.41%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.41%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.41%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.41%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.41%) iPad
7 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 34 (14.05%) Linux
2 22 (9.09%) Unix
3 20 (8.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (7.85%) CentOS
4 19 (7.85%) Debian
4 19 (7.85%) Ubuntu
5 13 (5.37%) Windows
6 6 (2.48%) Android
7 5 (2.07%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (17.36%) Front End Development
3 38 (15.70%) MVC
4 32 (13.22%) TDD
5 30 (12.40%) Scrum
6 29 (11.98%) Data Protection
7 25 (10.33%) DevOps
8 20 (8.26%) CRM
9 18 (7.44%) Open Source
9 18 (7.44%) Web Development
10 16 (6.61%) Prototyping
11 15 (6.20%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (5.79%) BDD
12 14 (5.79%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (5.79%) Unit Testing
13 12 (4.96%) SOLID
13 12 (4.96%) Waterfall
14 9 (3.72%) OO
15 8 (3.31%) Kimball Methodology
15 8 (3.31%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 104 (42.98%) JavaScript
2 73 (30.17%) C#
3 61 (25.21%) Java
4 60 (24.79%) SQL
5 37 (15.29%) Python
6 24 (9.92%) Bash Shell
7 12 (4.96%) T-SQL
8 11 (4.55%) C
8 11 (4.55%) PL/SQL
9 10 (4.13%) Apex Code
9 10 (4.13%) PHP
10 7 (2.89%) Go
11 6 (2.48%) Ruby
12 5 (2.07%) C++
12 5 (2.07%) F#
12 5 (2.07%) Haskell
12 5 (2.07%) OCaml
12 5 (2.07%) Rust
12 5 (2.07%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 46 (19.01%) Security Cleared
2 37 (15.29%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.89%) Degree
4 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.65%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.24%) MCITP
6 2 (0.83%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.65%) QA
2 3 (1.24%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.41%) IFRS
3 1 (0.41%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 12 (4.96%) Docker
2 2 (0.83%) HDFS
3 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (7.85%) SELinux
2 15 (6.20%) Ansible
3 8 (3.31%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.24%) WMI
5 2 (0.83%) Oozie
6 1 (0.41%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 28 (11.57%) Oracle
2 26 (10.74%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (2.89%) IBM
5 4 (1.65%) Adobe
6 3 (1.24%) SAP
7 2 (0.83%) Ab Initio
7 2 (0.83%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (0.83%) Thunderhead
8 1 (0.41%) Alterian
8 1 (0.41%) hybris
8 1 (0.41%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.41%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.41%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.41%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.41%) Sony
8 1 (0.41%) Tableau
8 1 (0.41%) Zend
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